Palmadusta ziczac   (Linnaeus,  1758) (Sea Snail)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order:Littorinimorpha
Family:Cypraeidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Cypraea ziczac Linnaeus, 1758
Palmadusta ziczac f. undata (Lamarck, 1810)
Palmadusta ziczac signata Iredale, 1939

Common Name (s)
• Zig Zac Cowrie
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Lakshadweep Islands (Lat: 11) (Long: 72.5) INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands (Lat: 10) (Long: 93) INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Apte,D (1998) The book of Indian shells Oxford University Press 115
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Available at - http://data.gbif.org/species/
  • (1999) Bisyogai Database Available at - http://bigai.world.coocan.jp/

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